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OM3 Machinist Rock Springs AB


Rock Springs, WY, US, 82901-8810

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.


The Mechanic works independently and with other plant personnel to perform preventative, predictive and routine maintenance tasks. This role includes troubleshooting issues, repairing failures of production and facilities equipment, and ensuring maximum equipment efficiency and effectiveness. This person provides direction for effective execution of maintenance activity on all machinery and equipment throughout the plant and office facilities. The Maintenance Mechanic is also responsible for the optimum utilization of available resources such as manpower, equipment, time, etc. This person must be responsible for decisions, actions and failures; must establish clear responsibilities and processes for monitoring work and measuring results. In addition, the maintenance mechanic must partner with others to get work done and work cooperatively with others across the organization to achieve shared objectives.

Key Responsibilities
  • Report for work promptly everyday as scheduled.
  • Respond to overtime and callout requirements as plant needs dictate.
  • Perform Machinist jobs as assigned.
  • Perform Millwright jobs as assigned.
  • Work professionally with people within and outside of the department.
  • Completion of Primary Machinist skills checklist.
  • Completion of Secondary Millwright skills checklist. 
Typical Education
High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
Relevant Experience
  • Minimum of 3 yrs. of “Job Shop” type Machinist experience.
  • Ability to operate Manual Machine tools.
  • Ability to read and understand Blueprints.
  • Proven record of safe work performance.
  • Proven record of dependability and attendance.
Required Certifications
Other Information

Starting pay grade will be determined by level of experience. The position is day-shift that periodically requires schedule adjustments as plant needs dictate.

Physical Requirements: Lift and move heavy equipment; Climb ladders and work in high, precarious places.

Working Environment: May be exposed to wet or humid conditions; May be exposed to outdoor weather conditions; May be exposed to high noise environments; May be exposed to chemicals used in the process; Could be in temperatures of -5 degrees.

Job Requisition ID: 1589

Travel Required: None

Location(s): AB Plant - Rock Springs 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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